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A part of Colgate-Palmolive since 1976, Hill's Pet Nutrition offers the highest-quality pet nutrition available through product lines Prescription Diet® and Science Diet®. Veterinarians worldwide recommend and feed their own pets Hill's products more than any other brand of pet food.

Available in approximately 80 countries around the world, our extensive line of products includes more than 60 Prescription Diet brand pet foods and more than 50 Science Diet brand pet foods.

We believe all animals should be loved and cared for during their lifetimes. That is why we are proud our pet foods can make a difference in your pet's life.

A career at Hill’s Pet Nutrition or Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Financial Analyst

Travel Required?:  Travel - up to 10% of time
Date:  Apr 14, 2021
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 97704 - Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Job Summary

Prepare accurate financial documents in compliance with the company’s financial policies. Ensure internal control compliance and completion of annual SOX processes. Provides quarterly standard cost. Prepares monthly P&L and analysis to Support Sales team and Finance. Provides monthly and quarterly closing to Hill’s Brazil. Working close with CP Brazil Finance, ensure compliance with all Statutory reporting requirements.

Principal duties and activities

  • Maintain the integrity of the accounting records and systems, ensuring the financial closings and reporting are completed accurately and timely. Including:
  • Accurate recording of sales revenue and documentation of sales cutoff procedures.
  • Accurate recording and accrual of Gross-to-Net commitments and documentation of proof of customer performance.
  • Accurate tracking of advertising and promotional expenses and verification of promotional vendor contracted terms.
  • Timely and accurate follow up of costs of sales expenditures, including reconciliation of co-packer invoices vs budgeted/estimated standard product costs.
  • Co-manufacturer – work with local supply chain management to ensure accurate charges come from co-manufacturer and ensure any discrepancies are resolved timely; perform quarterly visits supply chain to discuss costing and production issues. Audit conversion and distribution costs to ensure compliance with contractual agreements.
  • Non-Variable Overhead (NVO) Management – ensure overhead expenses are recorded in line with company financial policies. Use systems and tools to efficiently provide the Finance Manager with information and analysis of NVO expenditures.
  • Proactively identify and tap into relationships with CP Brazil, to ensure common processes and systems are utilized.
  • Performing customer credit analysis utilizing customer financial documentation, payment history and external (3rd party) data (if available) to recommend customer credit limits, payment terms and risk classes

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or Engineering
  • Experience with Financial Analysis and General Accounting
  • Advanced level of English
  • Proficient with Excel and SAP

What we desire

  • Experience with BI Analysis
  • Experience in Cost Accounting, GTN Management, Budget preparation, and Credit
  • Fluent Spanish

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Hill's Pet Nutrition? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Work that matters, fueled by passion for pets!  At Hill’s we have a purpose.  Every day around the world, we transform the lives of millions of pet families through pioneering innovation, amazing nutrition, and the best and brightest people. Founded more than 75 years ago with an unwavering commitment to pet nutrition, Hills' mission is to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pets. 

HILL'S® Prescription Diet® therapeutic pet foods, HILL'S® Science Diet® and HILL'S® Ideal Balance™ wellness pet foods are sold worldwide. Hill’s is a division of Colgate-Palmolive, a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition, with sales of products in more than 200 countries.  To learn more about Hill's and Colgate, please visit and, or find us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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